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27

Jan

Newb Mom Goes Into Labor: Home Birth Story Part Two

WARNING: This is the more graphic part of the birth story. So this is your second chance to take your delicate sensibilities elsewhere.

Monday – 12/23

2:30 AM
I couldn’t sleep through the contractions at this point and I told Robert to call Mandy. I’d been…

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08

Jan

I love to nap in the blanket my mom knit me! #knittingfo #whattoknitwhenyoureexpecting #snugasabuginarug

I love to nap in the blanket my mom knit me! #knittingfo #whattoknitwhenyoureexpecting #snugasabuginarug

03

Jan

Newb Mom Does Not Go Into Labor: Birth Story Part OneWARNING: This birth story is not going to dance around anatomical terms and will be graphic. Well…View Post

Newb Mom Does Not Go Into Labor: Birth Story Part One

WARNING: This birth story is not going to dance around anatomical terms and will be graphic. Well…

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30

Dec

Father & Son Gaming Sessions Have Already BegunAnd so it begins, the indoctrination of a young gamer. Pretty sure he’s playing XCOM while he holds…View Post

Father & Son Gaming Sessions Have Already Begun

And so it begins, the indoctrination of a young gamer. Pretty sure he’s playing XCOM while he holds…

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29

Dec

On the Menu: Newb Mom Eats PostPartum Humble Pie

I’m typing this with one hand as I feed my new bundle of joy by the way. But I just had to share some things I said I wouldn’t need or do and was totally wrong about.

  1. Co-sleeping – I said, “He’ll sleep in his own bed. He won’t sleep in the bed with us.”…

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24

Dec

Woke up as two, went to bed last night as three. This was taken just after our son joined the world. #homebirth #decemberbaby #nerd2point0

Woke up as two, went to bed last night as three. This was taken just after our son joined the world. #homebirth #decemberbaby #nerd2point0

Update: nerd 2.0 has arrived.
Hal Montgomery
Born: 23 Dec 2013
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Update: nerd 2.0 has arrived.

Hal Montgomery Born: 23 Dec 2013 8 lb 2 oz  ;  21 in.

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21

Dec

Cloth Diapers Before Baby, Part Two: Our Newborn Stash (So Far)It’s easy to see how people get addicted to buying cloth diapers. They’re so many cute ones!
Our…View Post

Cloth Diapers Before Baby, Part Two: Our Newborn Stash (So Far)

It’s easy to see how people get addicted to buying cloth diapers. They’re so many cute ones!

Our…

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20

Dec

Yay! Christmas came early and brought the perfect addition to my workspace. Thanks #Clarion and #Indiegogo. And to my thoughtful husband @aremedis who knew how much I love Lee Moyer’s art.

Yay! Christmas came early and brought the perfect addition to my workspace. Thanks #Clarion and #Indiegogo. And to my thoughtful husband @aremedis who knew how much I love Lee Moyer’s art.

06

Dec

Glad I’m not the only one affected by kitty neediness when trying to work from home. Luckily I’m getting more done today because his attention is elsewhere.

Glad I’m not the only one affected by kitty neediness when trying to work from home. Luckily I’m getting more done today because his attention is elsewhere.